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The Wrecking Crew (Sandy Corcoran/KOOL FM

The Wrecking Crew Is The Most Famous Group You’ve Heard – But Won’t Recognize

It’s time that you became familiar with the names of Tommy Tedesco, Don Randi, Carol Kaye, Hal Blaine, Earl Palmer, Plas Johnson, Glen Campbell (before he became a singer), Al Casey, and many others by […]


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Brian Wilson Interview: No Sinatra Project Planned

Brian Wilson‘s confirmation that his Frank Sinatra project isn’t going to happen was the one bit of real information that came out of our conversation this afternoon. Going into my interview with him, I knew […]


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The Wrecking Crew: The Most Famous Band You’ve Never Heard Of

Tuesday evening at the screening for The Wrecking Crew Movie at Skye, a restaurant in Peoria, Arizona, a sold out crowd learned about the musicians behind many of the biggest hits of the ’60s, including […]


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Odd Opening Act For The Doors: Glen Campbell

Most everyone knows that [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Glen Campbell[/lastfm] toured with [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]The Beach Boys[/lastfm] for a short time in the 60’s, and he also played on a lot of their hit records. (that’s Glen with the opening guitar […]


The Manhattan’s Biggest Hit Was Written With Someone Like Glen Campbell In Mind

That hit is one of my Top 6 @ 6 songs featuring “Kissing Songs”.  Blue Lovett is the bass singer for [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]The Manhattans[/lastfm] and wrote their #1 hit Kiss And Say Goodbye. But Blue […]


Birthdays and Departures – Beatlemania Monday

BIRTHDAYS AND DEPARTURES – 3/22 1963 – SUZANNE SULLEY ([lastfm]HUMAN LEAGUE[/lastfm]) 1948 – [lastfm]ANDREW LLOYD WEBBER[/lastfm] (COMPOSER) 1948 – RANDY HOBBS ([lastfm]McCOYS[/lastfm]) 1947 – HARRY VANDA ([lastfm]EASYBEATS[/lastfm]) 1947 – PATRICK OLIVE ([lastfm]HOT CHOCOLATE[/lastfm]) 1945 – […]